Music & urban architecture   (extract 6 from: Mozart had the Blues: Metropolises, Jazz & Percussion, under construction)   German

 - Skyscrapers
- Construction
 - Historical architecture in Asia   ...

 - Seagram Building (1958-, New York City)
 - Ludwig Mies van der Rohe (1886-1969)

Glass, chrome, leather & modern jazz ?

Without flourishes. Light. Functionally

Modern jazz (approx. 1940-60, very abstract & scintillating jazz, regular beats, strongly syncopated phrasing, mutual comments on the improvisations, important to the origin of the Mhdb chords & changes: bebop, Afro Cuban jazz, hard bop & soul jazz, cool jazz, West Coast jazz, modal jazz, bossa nova, Latin jazz, third stream & progressive jazz)
- John Coltrane (1926-67, ts, ss) & Elvin Jones *
 (1927-2004, d):"Giant Steps", "Summertime"
- Charlie Parker (1920-56, as): "Anthropology", "Billie's Bounce", "Confirmation", "Donna Lee", "Groovin' High", "Lover Man", "Milestones", "Now's The Time", "Ornithology", "Scrapple From The Apple"
Thelonious Monk * * (1917-82, p)
   . "Off Minor"; "Blue Monk", "'Round Midnight", "Straight No Chaser", "Well You Needn't"
   . 'Misterioso'
   . 'Thelonious In Action
', most important jazz album to Mhdb: "Rhythm-a-ning"
- Dave Brubeck (1920-2012, p) &
Joe Morello (1926-2011, d): "Take Five"
- Other jazz standards (1944-62): Cannonball Adderley (as), "Star Eyes"; Chet Baker (tp, voc), "I Remember You"; Art Blakey (d) & The Jazz Messengers, "Moanin'"; Clifford Brown (tp), "It Might As Well Be Spring"; Miles Davis (tp), "All Blues", "Autumn Leaves", "Oleo", "So What", "Solar", "Walkin'"; Bill Evans (p), "(On) Green Dolphin Street"; Stan Getz (ts), "Girl From Ipanema"; Dizzy Gillespie (tp), "Good Bait", "Groovin' High", "Night In Tunisia", "Whisper Not"; Benny Golson (ts), "I Remember Clifford"; Charles Mingus (b), "Goodbye Pork Pie Hat"; Modern Jazz Quartet, "Django"; Bud Powell (p), "Bag's Groove", "Stella By Starlight", "Woody'n You"; Sonny Rollins (ts), "St. Thomas"; George Shearing (p), "Lullaby Of Birdland"; Toots Thielemans (harm), "Bluesette"

Neo bop (approx. 1980s, a new kind of playing modern jazz, amplifiers, ...)
V.S.0.P. The Quintet & Tony Williams (1945-97, d), "Birdlike"
Jerry Gonzalez (
1949-,tp, cong) & Fort Apache Band * *

Nu jazz (approx. 1990-, a new kind of playing neo bop, computers, ...)

Mhdb (approx. 1990-) ...



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